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Albert Carlsen Edit Profile

utilities executive

Albert Carlsen was American utilities executive. Chairman Blackfoot School Board, 1947-1959; Board directors Rocky Mountain Federation States, since 1967. Member Idaho Association Commerce and Industry (director, vice president), Idaho School Trustees Association (past president) Clubs: Mason (Shriner), Elk, Rotarian.

Background

Carlsen, Albert was born on June 29, 1910 in St. Paul. Son of Alfred and Marin (Jensen) Carlsen.

Education

Student, University Idaho, 1934.

Career

With Idaho Power Company, 1934-1981, director, 1964-1981, president, 1967-1971, chairman, 1971-1981, chief executive officer, 1971-1977, retired, 1981. General manager Idaho Potato Starch Company, Blackfoot, 1941-1956, president, 1956-1966. Vice president, director Safety Savings & Loan Association, Blackfoot, Idaho, until 1968.

Director Provident Savings & Loan, Boise, Frontier Airlines, until 1985.

Membership

Chairman Blackfoot School Board, 1947-1959. Board directors Rocky Mountain Federation States, since 1967. Member Idaho Association Commerce and Industry (director, vice president), Idaho School Trustees Association (past president) Clubs: Mason (Shriner), Elk, Rotarian.

Connections

Married Frances Elizabeth Nixon, June 19, 1935. Children– Richard C., James A., Nancy Ann, Kenneth M.

father:
Alfred Carlsen

mother:
Marin (Jensen) Carlsen

spouse:
Frances Elizabeth Nixon

child:
Richard C. Carlsen

child:
James A. Carlsen

child:
Nancy Ann Carlsen

child:
Kenneth M. Carlsen